I am a PhD student associated to the Communications Systems Group under the Electrical and Computer Engineering section at Aarhus University, Denmark. I have obtained a MSc Degree in Information Technoogy and a B.Eng Degree in Electrical Engineering from Aarhus University and the Aarhus University School of Engineering (formerly known as Engineering College of Aarhus), respectively.

My research is primarly target cyber security and privacy issues in data management and communication for the future Smart Grid. It is primarly funded by the EU Seventh Framework Programme (FP7) through the SmartHG project. I am working under the supervision of prof. Rune Hylsberg Jacobsen.

  • March 2015: Paper with the title: "A Methodology to Evaluate Demand Response Communication Protocols for the Smart Grid" has been accepted for IEEE ICC 2015!.

  • December 2014: Moved back to Aarhus University for a continuation of my research.

  • September 2014: Presentation at IDA conference with the title: "Privatlivets håndhævelse i fremtidens energisystem med mange personlige data" (Online)

  • September 2014: Moved research environment to the Laboratory for Communication Networks, at the Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan (KTH) Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden

  • June 2014: Paper has been accepted and published in Euromicro Conference on Digital System Design (DSD) (Online)

  • May 2014: Midterm report published as a technical report (Online)

  • March 2014: Paper accepted and published in Springer Journal Wireless Personal Communications. (Online)

  • July 2013: Presentation of the PhD research at the DATASIM Summer School 2013 at University of Hasselt (Online)

Department of Engineering
Aarhus University
Finlandsgade 22
8200 Aarhus N
Office: E323
E-mail: smik
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Profiles: PhD project and PURE